Welcome to the Shoe Boxes for Boys series. This year I am focusing on packing boxes for boys after reading a comment on this post about the need for more boxes for boys (especially 10-14 year olds). If you are packing Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes this year, I hope you will discover new ideas and also share your ideas!
After collecting gifts for shoe boxes all year, it's hard to believe that collection week is in just a few short months! This year collection week will be November 18-25.
The first shoe box I packed is for a 2-4 year old boy:
Here's what I included:
Crochet Toy Car
If you are planning on packing shoe boxes this year for Operation Christmas Child, here are a few links that you may find helpful:
Find a drop-off location (US - available October 4)
Find a collection center (Canada)
Find a drop-off location (UK - available October 1)
Find a drop-off point (Australia)
About Me coloring page to include in shoe box (UK-scroll down to bottom of page)
About Me coloring page to include in shoe box (Australia)
Note: The information shared in this series will follow the OCC-US regulations. When packing shoe boxes from other countries, please refer to the rules and regulations from that country as they vary greatly from country to country. Thank you!
Operation Christmas Child UK